The Role of Project Management In Marketing

Posted on August 14th, 2014 · Posted in Entrepreneurship, Management, Marketing, Project Management

Project management in marketing is not the same as project management elsewhere. Unlike, say, manufacturing, marketing is not a repetitive or “assembly line” process. Marketing involves many unforeseen occurrences and uncertain activities, as any experienced marketing professional knows all too well. Therefore, the purpose of marketing project management isn’t to..
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Can Meditation Help Project Managers and Entrepreneurs?

Posted on April 16th, 2014 · Posted in Entrepreneurship, Management, Project Management

Do you ever reach that moment during your work day when you think, “give me ONE good reason not to quit…” It’s safe to say that we’ve all been there at one point or another. This just comes with the territory of working for a living. Even if you are..
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Planning a Foreign Market Penetration

Posted on April 10th, 2014 · Posted in Entrepreneurship, Management, Tips and Tricks

Export can be an excellent way to grow your company, but there is also a degree of risk. Entrepreneurs looking to expand their operations into foreign markets can minimize this risk with four key steps: gathering information, preparing their export plan, making a number of key decisions, and obtaining necessary..
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7 Questions to Gauge Your Project Team’s Potential

Posted on March 4th, 2014 · Posted in Education, Entrepreneurship, Team Management

Today’s workforce is comprised of individuals forming a project team for a company or a certain project. Owner-managers need to make sure that their decisions will lead them to success. Business operations in a collaboration team should be treated hands-on. How? They can do it by performing proper project management...
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What Project Managers and Entrepreneurs Can Learn from the 2014 Olympics

Posted on February 17th, 2014 · Posted in Entrepreneurship, Management, Project Management

What do project managers, entrepreneurs, small businesses, and the 2014 Olympics all have in common? Before you say nothing, let’s give it some thought. What do professionals and athletes have in common? What does it take for them both to succeed? Motivation, drive, creativity, passion, and stamina. These are just..
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Are You Using Any of These Project Management Mobile Apps?

Posted on January 21st, 2014 · Posted in Entrepreneurship, Project Management, Small Business, Software

Our world and society become flooded with technology and media. Everybody knows this. And as a result, our world and society is now flooded with apps. There is an app for everything. Apps can do anything from serve as cat toys to monitor a plant’s health in your home to..
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Language: The True Leadership Element

Posted on January 14th, 2014 · Posted in Entrepreneurship, Leadership, Management

When we think about leadership, what do we think of? We might think of management, responsibility, a mentor, working with and encouraging others, or even working within a team. But there is a difference between “leadership” and “management”, isn’t there? When we think about leadership, we should also think about..
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5 Trends that Project Managers Hate

Posted on December 11th, 2013 · Posted in Entrepreneurship, Leadership, Project Management, Small Business

At the core of project management are planning, organizing and controlling various elements. The goal is obviously the success of the project. The project may be a product, a specific result or a service aimed to be rendered. Various aspects involved in project management require foresight and the acknowledgement of..
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Business Metrics Dashboard Design and Implementation

Posted on November 22nd, 2013 · Posted in Entrepreneurship, Management, Small Business, Software

In today’s fast, busy, and technologically-driven society, it’s all about quick, fast, and hard data. We are no longer a patient society. We want information, we want it fast, and we want it in our faces. Some blame technology for our dependence and need for fast data and our impatience...
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Does Your Project or Small Business Need a “War Room”?

Posted on November 19th, 2013 · Posted in Entrepreneurship, Management, Project Management, Small Business

So you need to brainstorm or “put the pieces together” for a new project or your small business. But maybe you need a little help coming up with ideas, organizing, or just a space to focus on your small business or project. If either of these situations or something similar..
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